About Ted Lilly
It has been estimated that the total estimate of Ted Lilly net worth reaches 40 million dollars, as of right now. Ted Lilly has earned his net worth because of his professional career as a baseball player. Currently, he is retired from these sports. When he was playing it, Ted Lilly was a pitcher. He played in Major League Baseball.
Before he became a professional baseball player, he was studying at Yosemite High School in Oakhurst, California. Then, he continued his education at Fresno City College. When he joined Major League Baseball, Ted Lilly played with quite a few teams, such as the Montreal Expos, Toronto Blue Jays, Los Angeles Dodgers, New York Yankees, Chicago Cubs and Oakland Athletics. Therefore, all of these teams have added up quite a lot of revenues to the overall amount of Ted Lilly net worth.
Born in 1976,
Ted Lilly appeared in the 1996 Major League Baseball draft, where was chosen to play with the Los Angeles Dodgers. He spent two seasons with the team and then joined the Montreal Expos. In 1999, he appeared for the first time with the Montreal Expos in a game against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Ted Lilly appeared as a pitcher in nine games with the team.
In 2000, Ted Lilly was traded to the New York Yankees. He spent two years with this team. Then, he joined the Oakland Athletics. Moreover, he was traded to the Toronto Blue Jays. In 2004, he was selected to the American League All-Star team. In 2006, Ted Lilly signed a contract with the Chicago Cubs, which was stated to be worth 40 million dollars and last four years. Thus, the team has also added up to the current sum of Ted Lilly net worth. In addition, Ted Lilly joined Team USA to appear in the 2009 World Baseball Classic, where he was the starting pitcher in two games.
Ted Lilly then joined his first team, the Los Angeles Dodgers. When he left the team, few days later, Ted Lilly was announced to sign a contract with the San Francisco Giants. However, the contract never came true because both sides could not agree. In 2013, Ted Lilly reported that he was going to retire from his career as a baseball player because he began to suffer injuries and had serious health problems. In 2014, he became a special assistant for the Chicago Cubs and this involvement has also increased the current amount of Ted Lilly net worth.
Giving some details about his personal life, Ted Lilly has a wife named Natasha. She is working as a veterinarian. The couple is living in Oakhurst, California. They have a son named Theodore Roosevelt Lilly IV, who was born in 2010. Ted Lilly and his wife are humanitarians and support some organizations, which seek to protect animals. In 2015, he got some criticism when Ted Lilly was charged with three counts of vehicle insurance fraud. He had to pay a 2500 dollars fine and perform 250 hours of community service, in addition to being on informal probation for two years.